RV Roof Care & Preventive Maintenance

By |2021-10-12T16:55:35-05:00October 12th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Water damage is one of the biggest problems RV owners are confronted with, and the RV roof is where most of the water damage happens. Lots of RV owners never go on the roof of their RV, and that’s okay, as long as you have someone periodically clean the roof and inspect all the seams and sealants. In this RV video hosts Mark & Dawn Polk with RV Education 101 demonstrate how to clean, inspect and maintain the roof of your RV. Happy Camping, Mark […]

Tips for Renting an RV This Summer Vacation

By |2021-06-19T23:00:11-05:00June 19th, 2021|Boating Activities|

We can’t think of a better way to spend the summer than to hit the road and explore the outdoors after months of home isolation. Whether a minimalist camper that is searching for a small campsite in the mountains or a glamper that prefers parking your RV at parks with plenty of amenities, it’s easy to find your ideal outdoor destination and the right rig! Summer is just around the corner as the U.S. is getting back to regular operations, and people are extra antsy. More than ever, it’s important […]

How to Travel in an RV

By |2021-05-19T01:51:34-05:00May 19th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Rv travel is a lot of fun. That said, there’s a lot to know when traveling with a trailer or motorhome, something that can make the whole experience a little overwhelming, especially for first-timers. Fortunately, there are ways to make things a little easier on yourself. The first step is to educate yourself as much as possible before jumping in. This allows you to have some idea of the ins and outs of RV camping before you’re in the middle of your vacation. Of course, […]

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How Long Is the Ideal Workout?

By |2021-05-19T01:50:35-05:00May 19th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Photo: EmirMemedovski (Getty Images) How do you know if you’re doing too much in the gym, or not enough? We’ve talked about how to manage the intensity of your exercise , but what about the actual time you clock during a workout? The optimal length of an exercise session depends on your goals, and on what, exactly, you’re doing. If you really don’t have time If you’re asking this question because you don’t know when you’re going to be able to find, say, an hour […]

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How to Keep a Succulent Alive, Because It’s Trickier Than You Think

By |2021-05-19T01:50:22-05:00May 19th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Photo: Dan Kitwood (Getty Images) First time growers are often told to buy plants like bamboo, cacti, or succulents. We’re told these are resilient plants that don’t need a lot of attention. And sure, while they are “hardy” as plants go, the notion that a succulent can survive anything you do to it is sadly mistaken. Growing site Altman Plants debunks some of the myths around these varied plants: No, you don’t need to plant them in sand. No, they don’t need direct sunlight. Yes, […]

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Here’s how to up your campfire cooking game with a cast iron Dutch oven

By |2021-05-18T11:06:35-05:00May 18th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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When Peggy Farrell’s electric stove broke last summer, and its gas replacement wasn’t going to be ready for nine weeks, she first tried to cobble together no-cook meals for her family. But then she remembered her cast iron Dutch oven . Soon she was cooking up all kinds of meals outside, including her Dutch oven specialty: breads. “Then my family got excited about it,” Farrell said, adding that she, too, was excited to use the Dutch oven to cook for her family, since she normally […]

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Micro Air EasyTouch RV Thermostat — RV AC Remote Control!

By |2021-05-02T10:53:25-05:00May 2nd, 2021|Boating Activities|

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RV Thermostats are not exactly the sexiest gear on an RV. But that doesn’t mean they can’t be cool! Our Micro-Air EasyTouch RV Thermostat is some of the best new tech we’ve equipped our rig with lately. We love it so much, we think you will too. We’re excited to announce that Micro-Air is offering a $15 discount to RVgeeks viewers on any Easy Touch RV Thermostat. Use Micro-Air Discount code ETRVGEEKS when checking out. https://www.microair.net Also, the $25 discount on Micro-Air EasyStart 364 soft […]

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News for RVers #997, Sunday edition

By |2021-04-25T07:52:35-05:00April 25th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Welcome to RVtravel.com, the most-read consumer website about RVing in North America with more than 143,000 registered subscribers. We support a free press and believe that it is essential to a democracy. At RVtravel.com, you will learn about RV camping, RV travel, RV news and much more. This newsletter, now in its 20th year of continuous publication, is increasingly made possible by the voluntary subscription contributions from our readers. Sunday, April 25, 2021 Non-Members (advertising supported) edition This week’s podcast (#4) Host Scott Linden is […]

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How to Teach Kids to Appreciate Foods From Other Cultures

By |2021-04-22T13:56:42-05:00April 22nd, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Photo: Stanislaw Mikulski (Shutterstock) Cultural diversity is an important concept that shapes us as individuals and as a society. Grasping its importance at an early age means understanding and appreciating that people are different, and that that’s what makes the world more interesting. In particular, teaching kids early on about different foods, eating habits, and mealtime traditions can help them understand, appreciate, and embrace people from different backgrounds later in life. The “lunchbox moment” has become the subject of countless personal essays, as many immigrant […]

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RV Daily Tips. Thursday, April 15, 2021

By |2021-04-15T10:55:06-05:00April 15th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Issue 1579 Welcome to another edition of RV Travel’s Daily Tips newsletter. Here you’ll find helpful RV-related and living tips from the pros, travel advice, a handy website of the day, tips on our favorite RVing-related products and, of course, a good laugh. Thanks for joining us. We appreciate you. Please tell your friends about us . Today’s thought “We all have two lives. The second one starts when we realize that we only have one.” ― Tom Hiddleston Need an excuse to celebrate? Today […]

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Tips for Planning Your Summer 2021 Road Trip!

By |2021-03-26T16:52:46-05:00March 26th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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If you’re like most people, your 2020 travel plans didn’t exactly work out as expected. But with travel restrictions slowly lifting and more places opening up, a 2021 summer road trip is the perfect time to redo some of your 2020 vacation plans, especially when it comes to exploring the U.S. And the best ways to see the country is in an RV! RVs are still a safer, self-contained way to travel. Not only do they make it easy to keep social distancing requirements while […]

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Everything You Should Know Before You Bring a Dog Home for the First Time

By |2021-03-26T16:52:31-05:00March 26th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Photo: astarot (Shutterstock) Owning a dog is so full of challenges that bringing one home might seem like the easy part. But there’s a lot more to it than buying food, toys , and a leash. Here’s what you need to know to make your dog’s homecoming as happy as possible. Dogs need time and space to adjust to new surroundings, so your very first task is to give your new buddy a safe, cozy spot of their own. The Oregon Humane Society (OHS) recommends […]

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RV Holding Tank Sensor Fail! Power Washing Black & Gray Tanks & Struvite Removal.

By |2021-02-14T10:06:31-06:00February 14th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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RV tank sensors are a straightforward way to know when to empty your tanks. However, many people don’t even realize they need to keep their sensors clean. Even if you do, you might not know how to do the job. Fortunately, it’s easier than you might think, and regular maintenance will keep your RV tank sensors working better for longer. You’ve probably never heard of “Struvite” which is a mineral that builds up in waste tanks. Once that accumulates in your RV holding tanks, it might be time for […]

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Propane shortages. Skyrocketing prices. Problems ahead?

By |2021-02-14T01:06:25-06:00February 14th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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propane fuel station NFUI By Russ and Tiña De Maris Across the U.S., propane prices have skyrocketed up 70% since last November. In some places, folks depending on the pressurized gas for home heating are hurting. In Wisconsin, the situation has become so intense that rules limiting how much time truck drivers can work have been lifted for LP truckers. What’s happening? A propane shortage is creating world-wide issues. Perfect propane storm Winter is a good time for a storm and, now, converging circumstances have created the perfect winter […]

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Camping Nightmare! America’s Campgrounds are “Sold Out Already” According to Famous RV YouTuber

By |2021-02-13T10:06:24-06:00February 13th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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A few seconds into John & Mercedes Condon’s latest YouTube video, this famous RV couple states the cold, hard truth. Known as the RV Odd Couple, the Condons are known for telling it like it is. In the recent video, Mercedes starts by saying, “I bet you can’t wait to go camping this year.” John’s direct realization follows, “Good luck, guys! ‘Cause America’s pretty much sold out already.” Is this true? Are most of the campgrounds in America sold out? Well, while we know there’s still availability (in Kansas, […]

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Social media communities help RVers live better

By |2021-02-13T01:06:27-06:00February 13th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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During these pandemic times, it’s easy to feel isolated. That’s why we appreciate plugging into the vast network of social media groups created for the tiny-home-on-wheels crowd. In the three years since we started rolling down this adventure-filled road, we’ve joined a number of RV-oriented groups on Facebook. We regularly devour reviews on Park Advisor , Campendium and HipCamp . We also follow various RV travel-type hashtags on Instagram. All provide endless sources of entertainment — who knew there were non-tip bowls for traveling doggies? — and an assortment […]

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Tips for Taking Your RV Out for the First Time

By |2021-02-12T19:07:25-06:00February 12th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Taking your new RV out for the first time can be a little intimidating. It may seem like there is simply too much to remember, but don’t worry. The list of things that scare you will shrink with time, knowledge, and experience. For your first time, these tips will help you make the most of your first campground stay. Advance Planning The best thing you can do to ensure a smooth first camping trip is plan in advance. More and more people are enjoying RV travel, making campground reservations […]

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Keeping Your RV Interior Clean When Traveling With Pets

By |2021-02-12T19:06:54-06:00February 12th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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” sizes=”(max-width: 5978px) 100vw, 5978px” src=”https://blog.goodsam.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Traveling-with-Pets-e1613020629177.jpg” srcset=”https://blog.goodsam.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Traveling-with-Pets-e1613020629177.jpg 5978w, https://blog.goodsam.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Traveling-with-Pets-e1613020629177-768×647.jpg 768w, https://blog.goodsam.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Traveling-with-Pets-e1613020629177-1536×1294.jpg 1536w, https://blog.goodsam.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Traveling-with-Pets-e1613020629177-2048×1726.jpg 2048w”> One of the best benefits of RV living is that wherever your RV vacations take you, your furry companions are right there along for the ride. The only problem with having pets in an RV can be how quickly a small space gets dirty when they’re running in and out, especially if you’re camping in a wet or dusty RV park. Here’s some tips on keeping the interior of your RV clean when traveling with […]

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A New Camper’s Guide to Camping Etiquette

By |2021-02-12T13:07:10-06:00February 12th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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On a recent travel trip, my husband and I met a gracious gentleman by the name of Rick. He first approached us and asked about the logos on our RV. We discussed RV ownership & how we rent ours out to others. Rick has been tent camping on the road with his canine companions, writing articles about nature while on a path to self-discovery. He’s a kind and intriguing character. Our conversation led us to the topic of camping etiquette. We agreed that it’s wonderful to meet so many […]

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Campground Crowding: Thousand Trails? More like zero trails!

By |2021-02-12T01:06:27-06:00February 12th, 2021|Boating Activities|

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Updated weekly More people than ever are taking up RVing. These newbies have determined that RVing is the safest way to travel in our pandemic times. The result is campground crowding like never before. In this weekly blog, RV Travel readers discuss their experiences. Maybe we can make some sense of this and find ways to work around the problem. Here are a few observations from our readers. TIPS, TIPS … AND MORE TIPS! While we have published a few of these tips in the past, it is always […]

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